Nicklas Bendtner fined over Paddy Power pants

Bendtner pants penalty draws comparisons with racism fines

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 Jun, AT 08:51

Lineker and Ferdinand ask why a fine relating to corporate branding is more severe than penalties for racism

Spain’s soft bailout: ‘Us too,’ say Ireland and Greece

First Post
Sun 10 Jun, AT 10:05

The renegotiation can-of-worms has been opened as Ireland demands same pain-free bailout terms as Spain

Denmark's Daniel Agger and Holland's Robin Van Persie

Holland defeat sets up Group B do-or-die match against Germany

Match Report
Sun 10 Jun, AT 08:24

After defeat against Denmark, Holland believe they need to beat arch-rivals Germany to progress in Euro 2012

Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy

Spain bailout 'due over weekend' - but only for the banks

One-Minute Read
Fri 8 Jun, AT 13:24

Madrid is expected to ask EU for money to help its banks - but it will not be a full state bailout

Bebe Manchester United

Manchester United to offload rags-to-riches Bebe after loan

One-Minute Read
Thu 24 May, AT 10:55

Portuguese striker returns to Old Trafford, but is surplus to requirements after Besiktas loan

Grexit: what happens if Greece leaves the euro?

Tue 15 May, AT 15:37

With new elections looming, here's what the experts predict if Greece exits the eurozone

Kate and Gerry McCann with photofit of Madeleine

Madeleine McCann: new leads five years after disappearance

Tue 8 May, AT 16:00

Police search for German couple after witness says she saw Madeleine on Spain's Costa Del Sol

Briton sought by Portuguese over attempted murder – again

First Post
Tue 20 Mar, AT 16:07

A man acquitted of attempting to murder a tourist 17 years ago faces a retrial

If Spain's banks collapse, UK may send in Navy to save ex-pats

One-Minute Read
Sun 18 Dec, AT 09:57

The Foreign Office says it will bring stranded ex-pats home using ships, planes and coaches

Portugal Jose Socrates

Portugal agrees terms of $78bn bail-out

Wed 4 May, AT 10:11

Business digest: Targets less strict than anticipated, Socrates calls loan a ‘good agreement’